Photo of Bead, Minoan, Crete, Aegina, Aegina

Bead, Minoan, Crete, Aegina, Aegina

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Image id: 00015984001
Object type: bead
Materials: lapis lazuli, gold, cornelian
Period / culture: Minoan
Production place: Crete, Aegina
Production date: 1700BC-1500BC (circa)
Findspot: Aegina
Department: Greek & Roman
Object ref. no: 1892,0520.106
File size: File size info 37.04 MB - 3600 x 3596px
30.48cm x 30.45cm @300ppi
Eleven beads in the form of a right hand holding a woman's breast. Three of the beads are cornelian, three of lapis lazuli, and five of gold

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